The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 99 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 117 131 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.41% 3.71% 4.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.18% 14.10% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 93 100 127
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £28,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1149 929 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.62% 26.32% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 921 670 716
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -38 101 £35,000 -2.77% 9
Halifax -13 5 £55,000 +26.43% 1
Bradford -14 2 £37,500 - 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 108 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 74 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (25.69%) Software Testing
3 71 (24.65%) Selenium
4 67 (23.26%) SQL
5 62 (21.53%) Automation Testing
6 59 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (20.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 57 (19.79%) QA
9 55 (19.10%) ISTQB
10 54 (18.75%) Finance
11 49 (17.01%) Business Analysis
11 49 (17.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 45 (15.63%) Test Strategy
13 36 (12.50%) Scrum
13 36 (12.50%) Automated Testing
14 31 (10.76%) BDD
15 29 (10.07%) Microsoft
16 28 (9.72%) Java
17 27 (9.38%) System Testing
17 27 (9.38%) TDD
18 24 (8.33%) Test Automation
19 23 (7.99%) Banking
19 23 (7.99%) .NET
20 22 (7.64%) Degree
21 20 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (6.94%) WebDriver
21 20 (6.94%) ITIL
21 20 (6.94%) MS Excel
21 20 (6.94%) SoapUI

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.35%) WinCC
2 1 (0.35%) IIS
2 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.51%) MS Office
3 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.35%) SAN
2 1 (0.35%) VLAN
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
2 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 71 (24.65%) Selenium
2 20 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.94%) WebDriver
2 20 (6.94%) SoapUI
3 16 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 13 (4.51%) JUnit
4 13 (4.51%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (3.82%) LoadRunner
6 10 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.13%) Capybara
7 9 (3.13%) Subversion
8 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.04%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.69%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.35%) TestNG
10 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.35%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.35%) JIRA
10 1 (0.35%) WATIR
General
1 54 (18.75%) Finance
2 23 (7.99%) Banking
3 18 (6.25%) Retail
4 12 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (60.76%) Analyst
2 122 (42.36%) Test Analyst
3 51 (17.71%) Business Analyst
4 43 (14.93%) Tester
5 32 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 27 (9.38%) Lead Test Analyst
7 26 (9.03%) Automation Test Analyst
7 26 (9.03%) Automation Analyst
8 22 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (6.94%) Test Leader
10 19 (6.60%) Test Consultant
10 19 (6.60%) Consultant
11 16 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (3.47%) Automation Tester
13 9 (3.13%) Performance Consultant
13 9 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
13 9 (3.13%) Performance Test Consultant
14 8 (2.78%) Lead Tester
14 8 (2.78%) Lead Business Analyst
15 7 (2.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.99%) .NET
2 19 (6.60%) XML
3 14 (4.86%) SOAP
4 9 (3.13%) Web Services
5 8 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.08%) WinForms
6 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.74%) XSD
8 4 (1.39%) WSDL
9 2 (0.69%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.69%) Ajax
10 1 (0.35%) JSON
10 1 (0.35%) WCF
10 1 (0.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.82%) Computer Science
1 11 (3.82%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.43%) NHS
3 6 (2.08%) DTV
4 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.04%) iSeries
6 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.69%) IVR
7 1 (0.35%) SCADA
7 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.86%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.78%) Windows
2 8 (2.78%) Linux
3 7 (2.43%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.43%) Android
4 6 (2.08%) CentOS
4 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.04%) UNIX
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 74 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (25.69%) Software Testing
3 62 (21.53%) Automation Testing
4 59 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (20.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 49 (17.01%) Business Analysis
7 45 (15.63%) Test Strategy
8 36 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 36 (12.50%) Scrum
9 31 (10.76%) BDD
10 27 (9.38%) System Testing
10 27 (9.38%) TDD
11 24 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 20 (6.94%) ITIL
13 19 (6.60%) Project Planning
13 19 (6.60%) Waterfall
14 18 (6.25%) UML
15 17 (5.90%) Load Testing
15 17 (5.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.26%) SQL
2 28 (9.72%) Java
3 17 (5.90%) C#
4 6 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (0.69%) PHP
6 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.35%) Perl
6 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.35%) VB
6 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.35%) Tcl
6 1 (0.35%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (19.10%) ISTQB
2 49 (17.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 22 (7.64%) Degree
4 9 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.78%) CISSP
5 8 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.04%) CBAP
7 3 (1.04%) CISM
8 2 (0.69%) MBCS
8 2 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.35%) PMP
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (19.79%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) SLA
3 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.69%) TickIT
4 2 (0.69%) HL7
4 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.35%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.60%) HP
3 11 (3.82%) Oracle
4 5 (1.74%) Splunk
4 5 (1.74%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.04%) IBM
6 2 (0.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 16% Pension + generous holidays
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21478 - £27901 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago